Health Care As It Should Be May 2014

Upcoming Events

  • Exercise: Does It Really Matter? LC
    Lunch and Learn for Breast Cancer Patients and Survivors
    W, May 28, noon to 1:30 p.m.
    Danielle Meglio, COTA/C, MLD/CDT, Occupational Therapy
    760-834-3798. Complimentary lunch; register by May 27. Read More

    An Overview of Popular Diets: Which is the Best For You? AC
    W, May 28, 4:30 to 5:30 p.m.
    Cari Sudmeier, RN, MS, FNP-C, Nurse Practitioner
    760-834-7956 Read More

    Birthing, Bonding and Breastfeeding AC
    SA, May 31, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    Registration required. 760-342-7400, visit [idx-"2288"]

    Update on Head and Neck Cancers for Survivors
    W, Jun 4, 6 to 7:30 p.m.
    Amy Law, MD, Medical Oncology
    Held at Gilda’s Club Desert Cities, 73555 Alessandro Drive, Palm Desert.
    760-770-5678. Complimentary light dinner; register by Jun 3. Read More

    Eisenhower DOC Spine Center:
    Spinal Care in the 21st Century AC
    Eisenhower Desert Orthopedic Center Lecture Series
    TH, Jun 5, 4:30 to 5:30 p.m.
    P. Jeff Smith, DO, Physical Medicine/Rehabilitation*/Pain Management
    760-568-1234. Register by Jun 4. Read More

    Cardiology-Related News AC
    The Mended Hearts, Inc.
    TH, Jun 5, 6 to 8 p.m.
    760-409-8538 Read More


    Most classes and lectures are free and early registration is recommended. For a full listing of lectures, events, programs and support groups, visit Online registration is available for most events.

    AC      Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower
    LC       Eisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer Center

    Would you like to have someone from Eisenhower Medical Center speak to your organization on a health-related topic? Please contact Vanessa Shanks at 760-834-7956 for more information.




Eisenhower Embraces the Summer Months

As the temperature increases and the valley’s population decreases, we know that the summer months are before us.  At Eisenhower, summer is not a time of slowing down: 

  • On Saturday, May 31, Eisenhower will be hosting a full day conference on Birthing, Bonding and Breastfeeding. Click here for more information.
  • We continue to provide a full lecture schedule, providing timely and informative topics for our community...see the left column for a listing and go to for a complete schedule.